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WPTS News speaks with mayoral candidate Jake Wheatley

WPTS News speaks with mayoral candidate Jake Wheatley

In the weeks leading up to the May 21 Democratic Primary, WPTS News will be interviewing the candidates for Mayor of Pittsburgh to discuss both citywide and student issues. In this interview, News Director...

Campus Round Table on SGB Druid Allegations, Mega Slates, Transparency, the SGB Elections Code, and the New SGB Media Policies

Campus Round Table on SGB Druid Allegations, Mega Slates, Transparency, the SGB Elections Code, and the New SGB Media Policies

On the final Campus Round Table of the year, host John Lavanga and News Director Tom Visco are joined by a larger-than-usual panel: Alex Majchrzak, Student Government Board Allocations Committee Chairman; Julie Hallinan, former...

The 2013 WPTS Zine is Here!

The 2013 WPTS Zine is Here!

After a long semester of writing, editing, and designing, the WPTS #TEAMZINE is pleased to announce that the 2013 edition of the WPTS Radio zine has arrived! Come and read one, in its beautiful,...

Interview: Big Boi

Interview: Big Boi

The hosts of WPTS’ premier hip-hop show “Beats, Rhymes & Life” interview rap legend Big Boi (of Outkast). Listen as DJs Andrew Gretchko and Andrew Barth speak with the southern MC about his upcoming...

In The Pitt News: Druids on Campus!

In The Pitt News: Druids on Campus!

In case you haven’t heard, our news director Tom Visco has written an article about the presence of a secret society known as the Druids on campus, and their involvement within the Student Government...

WPTS News and PPR Present: A Pittsburgh Mayoral Debate

WPTS News and PPR Present: A Pittsburgh Mayoral Debate

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] On April 3, 2013, WPTS News and Pitt Political Review hosted a mayoral debate on Pitt’s campus at the O’Hara Student Center. The debate, moderated by the...

WPTS RADIO + PPR present: Pittsburgh Mayoral Debate

WPTS RADIO + PPR present: Pittsburgh Mayoral Debate

Join WPTS, Pitt Political Review and GPSG as Pitt’s campus hosts the mayoral candidates for a conversation about all things Pittsburgh on Wednesday, April 3, at 7:30 pm at the O’Hara Student Center Ballroom....

interview: Jon Quest

interview: Jon Quest

The hosts of WPTS’ premier hip-hop show “Beats, Rhymes & Life” spoke with Pittsburgh-based rapper Jon Quest of Varsity Squad. Listen all the way to the end to hear Quest freestyle over the beat...

interview: PK Poo

interview: PK Poo

The hosts of WPTS’ premier hip-hop show “Beats, Rhymes & Life” spoke with Pittsburgh-based rapper PK Poo. Listen all the way to the end to hear Poo freestyle over the beat to “Stay Schemin’”....